Tours for the Groups of Adults
At the Castle of La Barben
Offer 1 : General Tour “from the fortress to the leisure castle” (1h)
A superb staircase leads to the main terrace where our guides tell you about the history of the architecture of the castle, and also about the history of its owners, like King René and the illustrious de Forbin family, who kept the castle during five hundred years.
After visiting the gothic chapel, you step into the castle where more than a dozen rooms (dining room, bedroom, worked leathers room, kitchen…) entirely furnished and richly decorated with French style ceilings, and tapestries, make you discover the every day life in the castle.
Fee : 8 €/person
Offer 2 : “A nice moment in the castle”
1- General Tour (1h)
2- Medieval Tour of the underground parts “the corridors of time” (1h)
Baron Philippe de Saint Jean guide you through the underground chambers , remains of the Medieval times. During the animated tour of the guards’ chambers, of the prisons, of the bread oven, of secret corridors…the every day life during the Middle Ages and the History of chivalry, of war weapons, of knights’ equipment are told with passion.
Fee : 15 €/ person
Opening times : every day on booking from 11 AM until 5 PM.
Access : see the map on the leaflet. Please tell the coach driver to go through the village of La Barben (D22) so he can drop the group at the bottom of the castle.
Group : 20 persons ; free entrance for one accompanying person as from a group of 20 persons.